Events

May 12th, 2021

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Jeannine Brinkley, Director of Family and Professional Development for SPAN, will present Special Education in Charter Schools. This webinar will explore the similarities and differences between special education services in charter schools and "regular public schools."

For additional information and to register, click here.

May 20th, 2021

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Whether you’re preparing for your child’s first IEP meeting or you have been to several already, this presentation is for you. Join The Arc of New Jersey Family Institute as we discuss the IEP process, federal and state laws that regulate special education services, and discuss what your student’s IEP Transition Plan may include. This is an online event. After you register, you will receive the link to join the meeting a few days before the event.

For additional information and to register, click here.

May 26th, 2021

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This webinar will focus on utilizing a student's strengths to build strategies that maximize their inclusion in the classroom with their peers. Presented by Mary Katherine Hawryluk, School Psychologist for The New Road School in Somerset, this workshop will be useful for parents, education professionals, and students alike.

For additional information and to register, click here.

June 10th, 2021

9:00 am on Jun 10th thru 12:00 pm on Jun 11th

You can now register for The Arc of New Jersey's 31st Conference on Medical Care for Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities which will take place virtually on Thursday, June 10th and Friday, June 11th. The conference will run from 9 am to 12 pm on both dates.

The Conference is for everyone who is concerned about providing quality health care to individuals with I/DD. This includes health and mental health professionals, administrative and direct care staff, family members, social workers HMO representatives and employees of the New Jersey Departments of Human Services, Children and Families, and Health.

Click here for more information and to purchase tickets for this event. Click here to view the conference brochure.